Paris Fashion Week: design premieres and buzz over Dior

Paris Fashion Week: design premieres and buzz over Dior

Paris Fashion Week kicks off on Tuesday with a host of young designers taking their first bow at Issey Miyake and Balmain, Kenzo and Cacharel, and a buzz of excitement over John Galliano's succession at Dior.

Marc Jacobs hit by theft of entire collection

Marc Jacobs hit by theft of entire collection

Jean-Paul Gaultier to retire as fashion designer after 50 years

Jean-Paul Gaultier to retire as fashion designer after 50 years

Paris fashion house Sonia Rykiel goes bust with the loss of 131 jobs

Paris fashion house Sonia Rykiel goes bust with the loss of 131 jobs

French fashion house vows to stop using underage models

French fashion house vows to stop using underage models

Fashion icon Karl Lagerfeld cremated in France

Fashion icon Karl Lagerfeld cremated in France

Paris names its first street after a fashion designer

Paris names its first street after a fashion designer

Slimane back in black as king of Paris fashion week

Slimane back in black as king of Paris fashion week

Longchamp makes New York debut to celebrate 70 years

Longchamp makes New York debut to celebrate 70 years

French luxury giants dive into Silicon Valley

French luxury giants dive into Silicon Valley

Ex-Saint Laurent designer wins huge payout in contract dispute

Ex-Saint Laurent designer wins huge payout in contract dispute

Fashion superstar Slimane to take over at Celine

Fashion superstar Slimane to take over at Celine

French fashion label rallies to support press freedom from Trump

French fashion label rallies to support press freedom from Trump

Team behind iconic Paris boutique Colette to launch new store

Team behind iconic Paris boutique Colette to launch new store

French spend far less on fashion than Brits and most other Europeans

French spend far less on fashion than Brits and most other Europeans

Fashionistas mourn as cult Paris store Colette closes

Fashionistas mourn as cult Paris store Colette closes

French fashion rental offers top labels for price of pizza

French fashion rental offers top labels for price of pizza

Paris fashion week opens… with slightly bigger models than usual

Paris fashion week opens… with slightly bigger models than usual

French fashion tycoon and gay rights campaigner Pierre Bergé dies aged 86

French fashion tycoon and gay rights campaigner Pierre Bergé dies aged 86

French fashion heavyweights ban ultra-thin models

French fashion heavyweights ban ultra-thin models

France cracks down on super-skinny models

France cracks down on super-skinny models

Saint Laurent ordered to remove ‘degrading’ porno chic ad posters

Saint Laurent ordered to remove ‘degrading’ porno chic ad posters

Toilet show is light relief at Paris fashion week

Toilet show is light relief at Paris fashion week

Whatever happened to France’s much-hyped clampdown on skinny models?

Whatever happened to France’s much-hyped clampdown on skinny models?

Son and daughters of stars are Paris catwalk’s new royalty

Son and daughters of stars are Paris catwalk’s new royalty

French designer refuses to dress Melania Trump

French designer refuses to dress Melania Trump

French pupils protest bans on ripped jeans and sweatpants

French pupils protest bans on ripped jeans and sweatpants

See-through clothes and bad taste: Paris fashion week hits

See-through clothes and bad taste: Paris fashion week hits

Fashion Week brings in €1.2 billion to Paris economy

Fashion Week brings in €1.2 billion to Paris economy

IN IMAGES: Versace sexes up catwalk with racy Paris show

IN IMAGES: Versace sexes up catwalk with racy Paris show

France: Skinny models to need doctor’s certificate

France: Skinny models to need doctor’s certificate

Small is beautiful: short models wow Paris

Small is beautiful: short models wow Paris

Birkin: ‘Take my name off Hermes crocodile bag’

Birkin: ‘Take my name off Hermes crocodile bag’

Paris fashion show takes on ultra-thin French ideal

Paris fashion show takes on ultra-thin French ideal

France to ban skinny models from catwalks

France to ban skinny models from catwalks

French bid to ban ultra-skinny models derailed

French bid to ban ultra-skinny models derailed

France mulls move to ban skinny models

France mulls move to ban skinny models

‘Zoolander’ stars bring laughs to Paris catwalk

‘Zoolander’ stars bring laughs to Paris catwalk

McCartney leads celeb invasion at Paris show

McCartney leads celeb invasion at Paris show

Bloggers steal show at Paris Fashion Week

Bloggers steal show at Paris Fashion Week

The official guide on how to be cool in Paris

The official guide on how to be cool in Paris

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‘Midriff the new cleavage’ at Paris fashion show

Paris Fashion Week: Penises and androgyny

Paris Fashion Week: Penises and androgyny

Paris Fashion week goes Haute Couture

Paris Fashion week goes Haute Couture

Top ten gifts for a British Christmas abroad
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Win a voucher for €250 at Marks & Spencer
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Paris: Galliano loses Dior unfair dismissal case

Paris: Galliano loses Dior unfair dismissal case

Emotions high ahead of Gaultier’s ‘last’ show

Emotions high ahead of Gaultier’s ‘last’ show

Designer Gaultier ‘retires’ from clothes business

Designer Gaultier ‘retires’ from clothes business

Marks and Spencer: Win €300 toward your new autumn wardrobe
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Bigotry against curvy women ‘as bad as racism’

Bigotry against curvy women ‘as bad as racism’

Italian luxury firm Loro Piana defends takeover

Italian luxury firm Loro Piana defends takeover

Paris fashion ducks dearth of black models

Paris fashion ducks dearth of black models

Leibovitz and her fashionable leading ladies
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Leibovitz and her fashionable leading ladies

Designer under fire for €285 ‘jobless’ sweaters

Designer under fire for €285 ‘jobless’ sweaters

Rights group targets Abercrombie’s ‘models’

Rights group targets Abercrombie’s ‘models’

Who is France’s most fashionable femme fatale?
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Dior debuts ‘short suits’ at Paris fashion show

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Men go for flower power at Paris fashion show

Hermès buys stake in Swiss luxury watchmaker

Hermès buys stake in Swiss luxury watchmaker

Move over Paris: why London is France’s new fashion capital
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Move over Paris: why London is France’s new fashion capital

French bus drivers to strike over tight trousers

French bus drivers to strike over tight trousers

Top ten Paris street fashions for spring 2013

Top ten Paris street fashions for spring 2013

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Fashion giant Mango sorry for ‘slave’ necklace

Paris debutante H&M sticks to clean design

Paris debutante H&M sticks to clean design

Galliano sues Dior for sacking over ‘Hitler’ rant

Galliano sues Dior for sacking over ‘Hitler’ rant

How much is this beret worth to a Frenchman?

How much is this beret worth to a Frenchman?

Fashion to fromage: Best English blogs in France

Fashion to fromage: Best English blogs in France

Zahia Dehar: From call girl to fashion princess

Zahia Dehar: From call girl to fashion princess

Paris fashion house hires hot New York designer

Paris fashion house hires hot New York designer

Limousin craftsmen look to export their wares

Limousin craftsmen look to export their wares

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Yves Rocher buys Turkish cosmetics firm

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Galliano tells court: I remember nothing

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Tuxedos launch Paris menswear shows

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Fairy-tale looks from Valentino, Elie Saab at Paris shows

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Boden: French women are ‘stroppy’

Boden sorry for calling Frenchwomen ‘stroppy’

Boden sorry for calling Frenchwomen ‘stroppy’

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Louboutin loses shoe case against YSL

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Galliano awaits ruling over unstylish outburst

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Galliano found guilty in anti-Semitism trial

Swiss and French men top European smelly sock league

Swiss and French men top European smelly sock league

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Iconic Yves Saint Laurent dress snapped up

Frenchwomen ditch G-string for comfy pants

Frenchwomen ditch G-string for comfy pants

Paris welcomes couture and menswear shows

Paris welcomes couture and menswear shows

Could neckties be cool again?

Could neckties be cool again?

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Hedi Slimane to return to YSL: industry sources

Paris haute couture ball kicked off by Versace

Paris haute couture ball kicked off by Versace

Top French fashion brands start making free face masks

Top French fashion brands start making free face masks